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Parrish Building Co. wants to build a three-story, 60,000-square-foot self-storage facility and a 9,000-square-foot retail strip center. Read more

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PetSuites Resort revised layout Jan 2019

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The company eliminated the outdoor play area and added more soundproofing to the walls. Read more

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Bluff Park rezoning map 2-11-19

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Longtime Bluff Park resident Don Bennett wants to create a set of shops or a restaurant at the corner of Park Avenue and Valley Street. Read more

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Hoover police officers 2015

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Police officers now will be paid overtime for any time worked over 40 hours, instead of 43 hours. Read more

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Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato tried to lure the hospital to Hoover, but some council members opposed a proposed $20 million incentive package. Read more

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The council voted 4-3 in favor of the moratorium until city leaders can take a thorough review of their zoning regulations. Read more

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The Preserve town center rough sketch 10-8-18

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The commission also is recommending the City Council approve a 15,000-square-foot shopping center at the corner of Alabama 119 and Doug Baker Boulevard. Read more

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Hoover City Council 9-17-18

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Some council members voiced concerns about the increase in spending in the budget, but a majority said they felt the spending was justified for a growing city with growing needs. Read more

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PetSuites Resort map

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The decision now moves to the Hoover City Council for consideration. Read more

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PetSuites Resort sketch

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Planning commissioners want more time to review a noise study. Read more

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Hoover council 7-10-18

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The council also voted down a proposal to raise residential rental and lease taxes for apartments and rental homes. Read more

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PetSuites Resort map

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Some residents and planning commissioners say they're concerned about dog barking and odors so close to people's homes. Read more

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Hoover council 5-3-18

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Some council members say they think more research needs to be done before action is taken and pressed for more cuts to expenses. Read more

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Hoover City Council 10-19-17

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The mayor and some council members said they weren't comfortable paying more than $500,000 to be able to host the convention next year. Read more

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technology roundtable 5-16-17

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About a dozen Hoover-based technology companies met with city officials to share ideas. Read more

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That leaves Michael Holt and Mike Shaw battling for the seat. Read more

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Mike Shaw

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That puts him in competition with Michael Holt and Joel Smith. Read more

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Mike Shaw

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Shaw wants the city to develop a comprehensive plan, establish better cooperation with the school board and re-evaluate funding of city schools. Read more

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  • Hearts in Harmony 2019

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    Hearts in Harmony 2019

    Hoover Councilman Mike Shaw and his wife, Shelley, were among guests at the Hoover Service Club's 2019 Hearts in Harmony Gala at the Hoover Country Club on Saturday, March 2, 2019.

  • Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 30

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    Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 30

    Hoover Councilman Mike Shaw sings the national anthem at the city of Hoover's 2018 Thank A Vet Week kickoff celebration at the Hoover Public Library on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.

  • Hoover climbing center 10-31-18 (3)

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    Hoover climbing center 10-31-18 (3)

    Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato prepares to cut the ribbon at the grand opening for the 5,000-square-foot Hoover Climbing & Adventure center in the Finley Center at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex in Hoover, Alabama, on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018. Brocato was joined by a second-grade class from Trace Crossings Elementary School, two City Council members and representatives from the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce, Hoover Parks and Recreation Board, Hoover Parks and Recreation Department and Sports Facilities Management, which manages the Hoover Metropolitan Complex for the city.

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